Used 2003 Subaru Forester Specs & Features

Overview
Overview
Starting MSRP
$24,095
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Engine TypeGas
Transmission5-speed manual
Drive TypeAll wheel drive
CylindersFlat 4
Combined MPG21
Total Seating5
Basic Warranty3 yr./ 36000 mi.
Drivetrain
Drivetrain
viscous center differentialyes
Center and rear limited slip differentialyes
Drive typeAll wheel drive
Transmission5-speed manual
Fuel & MPG
Fuel & MPG
Combined MPG21
EPA mileage est. (cty/hwy)19/25 mpg
Fuel tank capacity15.9 gal.
Fuel typeRegular unleaded
Range in miles (cty/hwy)302.1/397.5 mi.
Engine
Engine
Base engine size2.5 l
Base engine typeGas
Cam typeSingle overhead cam (sohc)
CylindersFlat 4
Horsepower165 hp @ 5600 rpm
Torque166 lb-ft @ 4000 rpm
Turning circle34.8 ft.
Valves16
Safety
Safety
2 front headrestsyes
3 rear headrestsyes
anti-theft alarm systemyes
child seat anchorsyes
daytime running lightsyes
dual front with head protection chambers side-mounted airbagsyes
electronic brakeforce distributionyes
front fog/driving lightsyes
front seatbelt pretensionersyes
4-wheel ABSyes
Rear center 3-point beltyes
Rear door child safety locksyes
Rear height adjustable headrestsyes
Ventilated front disc / solid rear disc brakesyes
In-Car Entertainment
In-Car Entertainment
120 watts stereo outputyes
4 total speakersyes
element antennayes
AM/FM stereoyes
Comfort & Convenience
Comfort & Convenience
cruise controlyes
front and rear cupholdersyes
front door pocketsyes
front seatback storageyes
overhead console with storageyes
speed-proportional power steeringyes
tilt-adjustable steering wheelyes
12V cargo area power outlet(s)yes
cargo area lightyes
front reading lightsyes
leather steering wheelyes
leather trim on shift knobyes
Dual vanity mirrorsyes
Rear floor matsyes
Single zone front climate controlyes
Power Feature
Power Feature
1 one-touch power windowsyes
remote keyless power door locksyes
Heated mirrorsyes
Power mirrorsyes
Instrumentation
Instrumentation
clockyes
external temperature displayyes
low fuel level warningyes
tachometeryes
Front Seat Dimensions
Front Seat Dimensions
2 -way manual passenger seat adjustmentyes
4 -way manual driver seat adjustmentsyes
bucket front seatsyes
clothyes
heated driver seatyes
heated passenger seatyes
height adjustable driver seatyes
Driver seat with manual adjustable lumbar supportyes
Front head room39 in.
Front hip room51.6 in.
Front leg room43.7 in.
Front shoulder room53.5 in.
Rear Seat Dimensions
Rear Seat Dimensions
rear ventilation ductsyes
Rear head room37 in.
Rear hip Room51.6 in.
Rear leg room33.7 in.
Rear shoulder room53.6 in.
Split-folding rear seatbackyes
Dimensions
Dimensions
Cargo capacity, all seats in place29.6 cu.ft.
Curb weight3130 lbs.
Drag Coefficient0.35 cd.
EPA interior volume91.2 cu.ft.
Front track58.9 in.
Ground clearance7.5 in.
Height65 in.
Length175.2 in.
Maximum cargo capacity62.7 cu.ft.
Maximum towing capacity2400 lbs.
Overall Width without Mirrors68.1 in.
Rear track58.5 in.
Wheel base99.4 in.
Colors
Colors
Exterior Colors
  • Cayenne Red Pearl
  • Sierra Gold Metallic
  • Platinum Silver Metallic
  • Java Black Pearl
  • Aspen White
Interior Colors
  • Grey
  • Beige
Tires & Wheels
Tires & Wheels
alloy wheelsyes
fullsize matching spare tireyes
16 x 6.5 in. wheelsyes
All season tiresyes
P215/60R H tiresyes
Steel spare wheelyes
Suspension
Suspension
MacPherson strut front suspensionyes
MacPherson strut rear suspensionyes
four-wheel independent suspensionyes
Warranty
Warranty
Basic3 yr./ 36000 mi.
Drivetrain5 yr./ 60000 mi.
Roadside3 yr./ 36000 mi.
Rust5 yr./ unlimited mi.